Leavitt Lake is not frozen. Snowmobilers should exercise caution as obstacles and Highway 108 access may be minimally covered. The Pacific Crest Trail Crossing is unavailable unless there is adequate snow coverage to allow the travel corridor to be marked. Updates will be posted on the Forest Service website listed below or also available by calling the Bridgeport Ranger Station at 760-932-7070.
REMINDER: Permits are mandatory for winter travel in the BWRA and Pacific Crest Trail Crossing Corridor for each individual snowmobile and non- motorized skier/hiker at the following locations: Bridgeport and Carson City Ranger Stations on Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m., at kiosks located at Caltrans (People's) gate on east Highway 108, Sonora Summit on Highway 108, and at the self-issue kiosk at the Bridgeport Ranger Station after hours.
Permits are available in advance by faxing a request form to the Bridgeport Ranger Station at 760-932-5899. The request form and more information about the Bridgeport Winter Recreation Area are available online at: www.fs.usda.gov/goto/htnf/winterrec.
Learn more about this release by contacting Adrianne Thatcher, 760-932-5812, or emailing her at firstname.lastname@example.org.